Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 at 6:00PM

6:00-6:30 PM Voting
6:30-7:30 PM Speaker – Renata Lafler, Executive Director of Mines Museum
7:30 PM – Announcement of Election Results

Food & drinks will be provided!

Nominate yourself or a peer to be on the Board of the Friends by clicking the button below.  

The nomination deadline is: DEC. 11th, 2020 at 5:00PM MST.

Become a Friend of Mines Museum!

The purpose of the Friends organization is to promote and support the Museum through financial contributions, by organizing and hosting a variety of events, and by creating a community of Museum advocates.

Membership Benefits

Friends of Mines Museum Members receive the following benefits:

  • A 20% discount at Mines Museum’s Store
  • Annual field trips
  • Lecture series
  • Biannual newsletter
  • Special access to exclusive museum events


Student: $10.00
Individual: $30.00
Family: $50.00

Pay for dues online here or mail your application and check

2019 Board Members

President: Amber Brenzikofer
Vice President: OPEN
Secretary: OPEN
Bill Jones, Treasurer

Marty Zinn, Board Member
Sherm Marsh, Board Member
Danielle Olinger, Board Member
Board Member: OPEN

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

6:00-7:30 PM in GRL201

“The Last Mammoths: Holocene Extinction on St. Paul Island, Alaska”
presented by Dr. Russ Graham

Dr. Graham was the former Director of the Earth and Mineral Sciences Museum at Penn State University and former Curator at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.  He is currently an Adjunct Faculty member in the Geology Department at the Colorado School of Mines.